Matthew McGill

Professor, Chemical and Biochemical Engineering
Researcher, Iowa Technology Institute

Matthew McGill is professor of chemical and biochemical engineering and directs the Iowa Atmospheric Sensor Development Laboratory. He joined the college in 2022.

Active memberships:

  • American Meteorological Society
  • American Geophysical Union

Special fields of knowledge:

  • Atmospheric remote sensing
  • Atmospheric physics
  • Instrument development

Research areas:

  • Lidar remote sensing
  • Airborne & spaceborne instrument development
  • Clouds, aerosols, and radiative transfer

Lab website     Curriculum vitae

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Engineering Unit(s)
  • Chemical and Biochemical Engineering
  • Iowa Technology Institute
Professor Matthew McGill
PhD, Atmospheric Science, The University of Michigan, 1996
MS, Atmospheric Science, The University of Michigan, 1994
BS, Physics, Alma College, 1991
Contact Information

4133 Seamans Center
Iowa City, IA 52242
United States